Arctic news and updates
Russian Barents cod and haddock fishery certified by MSC
With the assistance of WWF, two fishing companies responsible for 10% of the Russian cod and ...
WWF brings message of thanks to Greenland for polar bear progress
WWF recognized the Government of Greenland this week for its management of polar bear populations ...
Report by US Science Body Affirms Risks of Arctic Drilling
A new report from the US National Research Council focuses on the risk of Arctic drilling.
On Deepwater Blow-out Anniversary, Arctic Still Unprepared For Major Spill
Today marks the anniversary of the disastrous blow out of the BP oil rig “Deepwater Horizon”.
Den and the art of polar bear research
A Norwegian Polar Institute and WWF-Canon scientific expedition is collecting critical data about ...
We know where to draw the line for oil in Norway
A united environmental movement in Norway has made a crystal clear demand: Stay away from the ice ...
New Arctic Economic Council could be a missed opportunity
A new coalition of Arctic businesses, established today at an Arctic Council meeting in ...
Remembering the Arctic’s most traumatic tanker spill
The Exxon Valdez tanker spewed more than 41 million litres of oil into Prince William Sound, ...
Filling holes in polar shipping rules
The recent announcement that insurer Lloyds of London is adopting its own Arctic shipping ...
WWF launches the full version of its interactive map on nature and risk in the Arctic
Explore the Arctic on the new ArkGIS map.
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